Welcome to Belfast Zoological Gardens
Spring has finally arrived and with it, a number of new arrivals at Belfast Zoo!
Find out more about Easter arrivals at Belfast Zoo!
Old zoo tour
Celebrate the zoo's 80 year history by taking a special guided tour of the old zoo site! Tickets must be booked in advance. Read more about Old zoo tour
Looking for an animal or species?
Click on the first letter of its name to find out more.
We welcomed our first gorilla baby in 16 years in August 2013. You voted in your hundreds to name the baby Baako, which means first born child. Baako is considered a miracle baby as when his father's fertility was tested, the results were less than promising!
What we're doing to help animals in danger.
Discover how we care for our animals
How you can help protect endangered species